The program prepares individuals for careers in forensic DNA sciences, emphasizing the application of current methods and technologies to human identification. The program was designed to meet all educational and many training requirements for Forensic DNA Analysts and Technical Leaders as outlined in the National Quality Assurance Standards for Forensic DNA Testing Laboratories adopted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation
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Programme StructureCourses included:
- Integrative Biomedical Sciences I: Principles of Biochemistry
- Integrative Biomedical Sciences II: Molecular Cell Biology
- Biomedical Ethics
- Introduction to Molecular
- Laboratory Methods
- Forensic Hair Analysis
- Seminar in Current Topics
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesBiology Forensic Science View 884 other Masters in Biology in United States
$40 application fee (waived for McNair scholars with documentation of participation)
Official transcripts from each and every college/University attended
A course-by-course evaluation from IACE, WES or ECE is also required for transcripts from institutions outside the U.S.
Two recommendation letters
Official test scores (depending on the program of interest: GRE, MCAT or DAT)
A TOEFL or IELTS score is also required for international applicants.
International50 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 50 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National50 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 50 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
In-State50 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 50 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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